Your guide to becoming an investor in the UK property market

Considering purchasing a property as part of a brand new investment? Investing in property can be incredibly exciting – but it is also a huge responsibility to take on and requires a lot of forethought and careful planning. It is a big step to take, there’s no doubt about it – which is why you need to have the right experience and insight beside you to help support you in making the right decisions. You need to make the most of your money to make your investment worthwhile. Fortunately, the William Gleave team has plenty of experience helping people in North Wales to find excellent properties and to make good investment decisions. We are an experienced local letting agent based in Buckley with a team of local experts – no one is better placed to help you become a property investor.


What are the benefits of investing in property?

If you are thinking of purchasing an investment property, then you are probably already aware of just how common this is. People across the UK invest in property, but what makes it so appealing? Well, it is a form of investment that gives you a great deal of freedom and control. Not only are you free to browse the market and choose your own investment, but you can then also go to visit and assess your new investment all for yourself. Getting to physically touch and stand inside your property is something that many property investors find incredibly appealing.

But the other main reason that people make a real estate investment, of course, is the fact that it can potentially yield great returns. Whether you are purchasing a buy-to-let investment or a property you will be refurbishing and then selling on, property can become a very profitable investment. But this isn’t always easy to achieve, making securing a reliable and trusted property advisor all the more important.


Preparing to make a property investment

Investing in property is an incredibly exciting experience that nonetheless comes with a few potential hurdles. One thing the William Gleave team always recommends is that you spend a lot of time researching before taking the plunge. Research the local market, as well as spending plenty of time thinking about the potential buyers or renters you will want to approach you and your property.

Location is hugely important, so spend plenty of time researching local property prices and actual properties to make sure that you will be able to make the kind of investment that you want to make.

Then, it will be time to start calculating your expenses and potential yield ahead of purchasing your property. We have a lot of experience helping investors in property to make these kinds of calculations here at William Gleave, so get in touch for an honest and fair appraisal of your potential investment.


Get in touch

Want to find out more about how we can help you to invest in property in Flintshire, Denbighshire or Conwy? Get in touch with the William Gleave team today to discover the ways in which we can support you throughout this process. From decision making to searching the local market for good investment properties, we are the team that can help you make the most of your investment.